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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station by bus, train, tram, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 20 bus, bus  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the line 20 bus from South Gyle, Gyle Centre to Calders, Old People Home 20
  2. Take the bus from Sighthill, Calder View to Kirknewton, station X28

£8

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Train  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Kirknewton

£4 - £10

3 alternative options

Tram, train  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the tram from Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway to Haymarket T50
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Kirknewton

£4 - £13

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station 7.7 miles

£19 - £24

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station 7.7 miles

£1 - £2

Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station by trains

The train journey time between Edinburgh Gateway and Kirknewton Station is around 58 min and covers a distance of around 14 miles. The fastest train normally takes 28 min. Operated by First ScotRail Service, the Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station train service departs from Edinburgh Gateway and arrives in Kirknewton. Typically 115 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
58 min
Fastest train time:
28 min
Trains per week:
115
Cheapest price:
£4
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:33
Last train departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station train schedules

Edinburgh Gateway → Kirknewton Station
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kirknewton Station is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Kirknewton Station is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station is to taxi which costs £19 - £24 and takes 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station station. However, there are services departing from South Gyle, Gyle Centre and arriving at Kirknewton, station via Sighthill, Calder View. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh Gateway and arriving at Kirknewton via Haymarket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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The distance between Edinburgh Gateway and Kirknewton Station is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station without a car is to line 20 bus and bus which takes 1h 3m and costs £8.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station, including transfers.

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Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station bus services, operated by First Scotland East, depart from South Gyle, Gyle Centre station.

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Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Edinburgh Gateway station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station is to line 20 bus and bus which takes 1h 3m and costs £8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £3 - £10 and takes 1h 4m.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station.
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

What companies run services between Edinburgh Gateway, Scotland and Kirknewton Station, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station via South Gyle, Gyle Centre, Calders, Old People Home, and Sighthill, Calder View in around 1h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station via Haymarket in around 1h 4m.

Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£1 - £3
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£1 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£2 - £3
Train from Haymarket to Kirknewton
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £3
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£4 - £7
Bus operators
First Scotland East
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstbus.co.uk
Bus from South Gyle, Gyle Centre to Calders, Old People Home
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6
Website
First Scotland East
All Day Pass
£6
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Sighthill, Calder View to Kirknewton, station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Other operators
Taxi from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
£19 - £24
Persevere Cabs
Phone
+44 131 555 2323
Website
perseverecabs.com
Dunedin Taxis
Phone
+44 131 669 2323
City Cabs Ltd
Phone
+44 131 228 1211
Website
citycabs.co.uk
Central Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 131 229 2468
Website
taxis-edinburgh.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 131 777 7777
Website
capitalcarsscotland.co.uk
West Lothian Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 444 550
Livingstone Taxis
Phone
+44 1506 415 000
Fair Deal Cabs
Phone
+44 1506 499 111
Website
fairdeal-cabs.co.uk

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Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, arrive at Kirknewton, station.

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Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Kirknewton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station is 8 miles. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Edinburgh Gateway to Kirknewton Station.

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